Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FXUS64 KHGX 010314
AFDHGX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1014 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...
JUST MADE SOME MINOR TWEAKS TO THE FCST...MAINLY TO ADD ISO SHRA
TO THE SWRN COASTAL COUNTIES. SHORT TERM GUIDANCE/ONGOING TRENDS
INDICATING THAT BEST LIFT/MOISTURE/INFLOW WILL CONTINUE FOR THIS
AREA OVERNIGHT. OTHERWISE THE REST OF THE FCST LOOKS TO HAVE THE
RIGHT STUFF. 41

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 729 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014/

AVIATION...
A FEW SHOWERS OFFSHORE OTHERWISE THE STORMS INLAND HAVE ENDED BUT
CI REMAINS. SURFACE ANALYSIS SHOWS A BOUNDARY SOUTHEAST OF
GALVESTON (OUTFLOW) WITH A WEAK MESO HIGH CENTERED EAST OF IAH AND
COASTAL TROUGHING FROM GLS-PSX. WINDS INLAND MORE ENE-ESE FOR IAH
AREA SOUTHWARD WITH SE WINDS AT CLL-UTS. SMALL SHOWERS WILL LIKELY
CONTINUE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS OVERNIGHT WITH SKIES OVER SETX
CLEARING AS CI DEPARTS TO THE NORTHEAST. AFTER SKIES CLEAR EXPECT
TEMPERATURES TO FALL AND WITH THE WET GROUND AND LIGHT/CALM WINDS
TONIGHT SOME PATCHY FOG LOOKS LIKELY-FOR NOW WILL CARRY MVFR
CONDITIONS FOR CIG/VIS TEMPO`D 09-13Z FOR MOST OF THE OUTLYING
TERMINALS AND CAN`T RULE IT OUT FOR IAH/HOU TERMINALS SO WILL BE
KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON SKY CONDITIONS AS THE NIGHT CONTINUES.
TOMORROW WITH LESS MOISTURE AND SHALLOWER FOR THAT MATTER
EXPECTING ONLY WIDELY SCATTERED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE 15-21Z WINDOW INLAND/10-16Z WINDOW
CLOSER TO THE COAST.
45

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
COLLEGE STATION (CLL)      76  95  76  93  75 /  10  20  10  20  20
HOUSTON (IAH)              77  93  78  91  77 /  10  30  20  40  20
GALVESTON (GLS)            82  90  83  88  81 /  20  20  30  40  20

&&

.HGX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$


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